Director Oncology Clinical Operations in Chicago IL Resume Jeanette Barefoot
Jeanette Barefoot is a Director who combines passion, enthusiasm, and empowers employees to be creative and innovative. She is open to opportunities in the mid-Atlantic region.
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Jeanette Barefoot, RN, BSN, OCN, MSSL Director Oncology Clinical Operations Health Care Leader As a passionate and compassionate, seasoned health care professional, my vision for providing excellence in care, and my team approach to management, have facilitated a variety of creative and innovative strategies to assist patients, families and caregivers through the health care experience. In my roles as a Director, combining passion, enthusiasm, and empowering employees to also be creative and innovative have proven to be an amazing combination for building a happy, excited and committed workplace environment for patients, families, staff and physicians. By increasing patient and physician satisfaction and staff engagement, improving flow and processes, the outpatient volume increased resulting in higher outpatient revenue for the organizations. Accomplishment examples include: Achieved the highest patient satisfaction scores across Aptium Oncology, INC 6 years running; Consistently met an average of 95% accuracy in monthly compliance charge capture reports resulting in more timely billing and fewer denials; Engaged staff and physicians in collaborative problem solving to improve patient care, streamline processes, and maintain fiscal accountability; Received national recognition for a variety of clinical care innovations from the Oncology Nursing Society Congress, Oncology Roundtable Annual Meeting and publication in the Association of Community Cancer Centers “Oncology Issues” May 2009 issue; Exceeded expectations for meeting accreditation requirements for TJC, American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer Successful implementation of a variety of clinical programs, positions and collaborative projects to improve patient care “No man is an Island, Entire of itself; Each is a piece of the continent A part of the main…” John Donne Sincerely, Jeanette Barefoot RN, BSN, OCN, MSSL JEANETTE BAREFOOT, RN, BSN, OCN, MSSL Ephrata, PA 17522 C (732-535-3328) email@example.com EXPERTISE Progressive experience in healthcare leadership Clinical Operations Clinical Program Development Policy Development Staff Development Regulatory and Accreditation Outpatient Oncology Oncology Revenue Cycle Cancer Committee RN license – PA and NJ Oncology Nursing Certification (OCN) Accident and Health Producers License - MD PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Upper Chesapeake Health Bel Air, MD: 2011-2012 Director Oncology Service Line: October 2011 – October 2012 Primary Responsibilities: Reporting directly to the VP of Outpatient Clinical Services, accountable for all aspects of administrative and clinical oversight of Upper Chesapeake Health’s outpatient Oncology Service Line; participant in collaborative leadership with the University of Maryland Greenebaum comprehensive Cancer Center (UMGCCC). Key Results: Facilitated operational restructuring Infusion Center Conceptualized development of a formal group chemotherapy class for new patients Coordinated performance improvement strategies for Cancer Committee oral chemotherapy management program and improved coordination and care of concurrent radiation/chemo head and neck patients Developed and implemented new positions for an Oncology Nurse Practitioner (Infusion), Financial Counseling program, and Oncology Nutrition program Interfaced with the oncology physicians through regular 1-1 meetings Implemented an interdepartmental Oncology Revenue Cycle team including additional support for research billing in collaboration with UMGCCC. Collaborated with the UMGCCC Research Director to develop a new research program to open cooperative group trials. Provided mentorship to newly hired research nurse. Partnered with Outpatient Rehab and the community “Y” to design a plan for a grant funded cancer exercise program Partnered with the American Cancer Society for the cancer program to be a county host enrollment site for the 2012 CPS3 longevity study. Oncology cost centers maintained under budget by 2-4% at mid-year and showed a revenue growth of 3-4% by mid year Jeanette Barefoot Aptium Oncology, INC. Subsidiary of Astra Zeneca; Trinitas Regional Medical Center, LLC Elizabeth, NJ: 2006-2011 Acting Executive Director: August 2010 to October, 2011 (appointed by CEO and COO of Aptium Oncology subsequent to Ex Director’s transfer): Primary Responsibilities: Oversight of all cancer center departments, employees and activities, with accountability to Aptium Corporate and Trinitas Regional Medical Center. Director of Clinical Operations: March 2006 – August 2010 Primary Responsibilities: Accountability for all aspects of administrative and clinical oversight of Trinitas Comprehensive Cancer Center, reporting to the Executive Director. Key Results: Implemented monthly MD and clinical managers operations meetings Led Oncology Revenue Cycle team – decreased denials and sustained improvement and accountability of charge capture Planned strategies to improve market share and referrals with Marketing Director and Medical Director Interfaced with Tumor Registry for Cancer Committee planning and meeting accreditation requirements Collaborated with multiple senior leadership groups and hospital teams Cancer Committee leader Designed and facilitated implementation of numerous programs and projects to improve operational flow, safety, quality and patient experience Summit Health Cancer Services Chambersburg, PA 2003-2005 Director of Oncology Services (promoted from Oncology Nurse Clinical Coordinator) 2003-2005 Primary responsibilities: Reported to VP of outpatient services, provided oversight to the cancer service line including a three medical oncologist practice and office staff, outpatient medical oncology infusion units at 2 hospitals and a free standing radiation oncology center. Key Results: Facilitated transition from hospital based practice to physician based practice Directed RT prostate seed program implementation in conjunction with RT and hospital Functioned as interim Radiation department manager Developed and implemented a Financial Counselor position and program Implemented use of NCCN guidelines and monitoring of quality measures for top 4 tumor sites via Cancer Committee and tumor boards Jeanette Barefoot EDUCATION Mountain State University – Martinsburg, WV Masters of Science in Strategic Leadership University of Maryland Baltimore County - Baltimore, MD Bachelors of Science in Nursing Shadyside Hospital School of Nursing – Pittsburgh, PA RN Diploma University of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, PA Bachelors of Science in Psychology OF NOTE: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND PRESENTATIONS 2007 - “Clinical Innovations at TCCC” – presentation to Aptium Oncology Leadership Team 2007 - “Developing a staff education Program” ONS Congress poster co-author 2008 - “Oral Chemotherapy Program and “Fatigue Management for Oncology Patients” 2008 ONS Congress posters co-author 2008 - “Impact of Chemotherapy Induced Febrile Neutropenia” – Cancer Committee Quality Improvement initiative presentation 2009 - “Oral Chemotherapy Update” – ONS Congress poster and presentation co- author 2009 – “Keeping Pace with Oral Chemotherapy,” co-author, published in “Oncology Issues,” Association of Community Cancer Centers, May issue 2009 – “Guided Relaxation Training for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy” – co author for investigator initiated quality of life clinical trial 2009 – “Supportive Care Services-focus on breast cancer” and “Cancer Survivorship” – Community presentations for RN’s 2010 – “Advanced Directives” – co presenter ELNEC annual conference Rutgers University 2010 – “Developing a survivorship care plan” and “Growth of the Neutropenia Program” co-author ONS Congress posters 2010 – “Patient Centered Care” – VHA Webinar co-presenter on topic of Best Practice
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